DAGA 2021 - 47. Jahrestagung für Akustik, 15. - 18. August 2021

Research in short(s)

This upcoming DAGA will include an entertaining as well as scientific competition. Within this you are invited to present your research in a five minute long talk. The content for which can be research you conducted in your professorship, your advisory activity or any thesis. The aim is a combination of easily understandable, entertainingly and engagingly presented scientific content.

There are two options available to you for this. You can either give a presentation on site (with or without PowerPoint slides) or submit a video. For the video, we are happy if you give free rein to your creativity.

Your presentation will be evaluated by a panel according to the criteria listed below:

  • scientifically correct and accurate content
  • complete presentation of existing approaches to the research topic, if there are conflicting views on the subject
  • the content must be clearly structured and understandable for all listeners, even if they come from other research areas or are at a different level of education than the lecturer

Please take note of the following presets and guidelines for your participation:

On site presentation:

  • one presenter
  • 1 Power Point slide / PDF slide at maximum (needs to be handed in by the 13th of August 2021)
  • utensils only if you can carry them onto the stage by yourself
  • technical presentation
  • in German or English


  • Explanatory video, not a recorded lecture
  • Specialized topic from research or teaching
  • In German or English

There are 15 spots available, for which you can apply with an email to shorts(at)daga2021.eu. Please include the title of your presentation, your abstract and optionally a catchy short title in the email.


1st prize: headphones HD 599 SE (black, value of 199 €)
2nd prize:headphones HD350 BT wireless (white, value of 99 €)
3rd prize:headphones Momentum In Ear (red, value of 89 €)

Prizes are kindly provided by Sennheiser electronic GmbH & Co. KG